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Weather: High Tide Flooding

A man wades through water following a high tide, in Venice, Italy.

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People wade through water following a high tide, in Venice, Italy.

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A flooded St. Mark's Square, in Venice, Italy. High tides flooded St. Mark’s Square in Venice on Sunday, propelled by winds that were stronger than predicted, so the new system of inflatable barriers wasn’t able to be activated to prevent water from invading the lagoon city.

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A flooded St. Mark's Square following a high tide, in Venice, Italy.

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A girl is carried shoulders high in flooded St. Mark's Square following a high tide, in Venice, Italy.

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People wade through water following a high tide, in Venice, Italy.

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Sea water from crashing waves cover a road at the port of Argostoli, on the Ionian island of Kefalonia, western Greece. Hurricane-force winds and heavy rainfall battered several islands off the western coast of Greece Friday, causing power outages and road closures, as authorities in nearby mainland areas remained on alert.

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Women play on a waterlogged street at Kalighat, owing to high tide in Ganga river, during the biweekly lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Kolkata.

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Passengers without masks on a rickshaw pass through a waterlogged area, due to high tide in Ganga river, during the biweekly lockdown to curb COVID-19 spread, in Kolkata.

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A father plays with his daughter at a waterlogged area, due to high tide in Ganga river, during the biweekly lockdown to curb COVID-19 spread, in Kolkata.

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Sea waves crash ashore during high tide and heavy monsoon rain, at Marine Drive in Mumbai.

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A view of a flooded St. Mark's Square during high tide, in Venice, Italy.

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A view of St. Mark's Square in Venice, Italy, during a high tide of 1.44 meters.

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Cafè tables and chairs are partially covered in water during a high tide of 1.44 meters (4.72 feet), in St. Mark's Square, in Venice, Italy.

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Trestle bridges are piled up in a flooded St. Mark's Square during a high tide of 1.44 meters (4.72 feet), in Venice, Italy.

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A man dressed as Santa Klaus poses in St. Mark's Square in Venice, Italy, during a high tide of 1.44 meters (4.72 feet).

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A shop keeper checks the damages after a high tide of 1.44 meters (4.72 feet) flooded a souvenir shop, in Venice, Italy.

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A woman wades through high water during a high tide of 1.44 meters (4.72 feet), in St. Mark's Square, in Venice, Italy.

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People carry their luggage as they wade through water during a high tide of 1.44 meters (4.72 feet), near the Rialto Bridge, in Venice, Italy.

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A woman wades through water during a high tide of 1.44 meters (4.72 feet), in St. Mark's Square, in Venice, Italy.

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A man carries suitcases as he wades through water during a high tide of 1.44 meters (4.72 feet), in St. Mark's Square, in Venice.

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